Blog: Jul 2017

Sarcoma

31 July 2017

Sarcoma is a rare type of cancer that grow in connective tissue, cells that connect or support other kinds of tissue. They are most common in the bones, muscles, tendons, cartilage, nerves, fat and blood vessels.

The more than 50 types of sarcoma and be classified as soft tissue sarcoma and bone sarcoma. They can be treated, normally by surgery.

Soft tissue sarcomas are hard to spot, often the first sign is a painless lump, as it gets bigger it may press against nerves or...

Big Andy Memorial

24 July 2017

We would like to give a massive thanks to all the great people at Hooties who have once again donated the money raised at the Big Andy memorial tournament to Cancer Support Mallorca.

A whopping €1520! This money will be put to great use helping cancer patients on the island.

Thank you so much!

Head and Neck Cancer

7 July 2017

Head and Neck cancers are the 6th most common cancers in the world, accounting for 6% of all tumours.

When talking about head and neck cancer we do not include brain, eye, esophagus, thyroid, scalp, skin, bones or blood cancers, as these are not classified as head and neck, the cancers head and neck refers to primarily are those in the oral cavity, the salivary glands, the pharynx, larynx, nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses.

As there are many different tissues that make up...

Cancer Support Mallorca is a charity registered in Spain under number G57773749.